Ecuador Andes & Amazon
From lush rainforests to Andean countryside, Ecuador offers astounding biodiversity, rich cultural heritage and a distinct wild beauty. International Expeditions’ Ecudaor tour combines boutique accommodations — including a 17th century hacienda — in the vibrant Andean countryside with a four-night cruise deep into the Amazon aboard the all-suite M/V Anakonda for a comprehensive immersion into nature! This active adventure allows for almost daily nature walks and boating excursions, along with opportunities to stroll through famed Quito, Otavalo and quaint villages.
Cruise the Ecuadorian Amazon
Enjoy four nights aboard the M/V Anakonda, a vessel featuring an expansive observation deck, outdoor Jacuzzi and an al fresco lounge and kayaks. Concierge service on this riverboat allows you to request special activities, including night camping in luxury tents, for an incredibly personal Amazon experience.
Ecuador’s Best Wildlife
IE’s Ecuador tour travels through a variety of ecosystems, including dry forest, cloud forest and the lush Amazon rainforest. As you explore these premier wildlife areas and protected habitats, watch for horned screamer, chestnut-fronted macaw, black-headed parrot, blue-crowned trogon and glowing puffleg. Plus, you may also spot pink freshwater dolphin, giant otter and monk saki.
This journey was crafted to offer you chances to discover Andean culture with weaving demonstrations, market visits and while learning to make traditional instruments and figurines in the Otavalo area.